Philip
Farmer
Birthplace
Dallas, Texas, USA
Residence
Frisco, Texas, USA
Speaks
English, Spanish
Coach Since
1998

Philip Farmer

STATUS

  • Coaching Bob and Mike Bryan

COACHING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Coached Top 40 Singles Professional Players: Tara Snyder, Corina Morariu, and Sam Querrey
  • Coached Top 40 Doubles Professional Players: Graydon Oliver, Andre Begemann, & Martin Emmrich
  • Coached 3 different players who were #1 in the World in Doubles: Corina Morariu & "The Bryan Brothers" (Bob and Mike Bryan)
  • Coached The Bryan Brothers from 2003 - 2005, winning 4 Slams & 3 slam finals (Doubles and Mixed), and back to back Masters Cup Champions - Houston - 2003 & 2004
  • Helped The Bryan Brothers win their first Grand Slam at the French Open and finish the year #1 for the very first time (2003) 
  • Assisted Bryan Brothers in Davis Cup - 2003 - 2005
  • USPTA Touring Coach of the Year - Texas & National (2013)
  • Featured in Greg Levine's book - Mental Toughness 101
  • Coached Andre Begemann to an ATP Doubles Ranking of #42

PERSONAL

Philip was born in Dallas, Texas, grew up in Plano, Texas, and was the District & Regional Champion and State Runner-Up in Texas 5-A High School Doubles (1991- 1992) at Plano East Sr. High. He played tennis and graduated from the University of Oklahoma (1992 - 1996). Philip has been coaching on both the men and women's professional tour since 1997. He has also been the Head Tennis Professional at the Lakes Tennis Academy in Frisco,Texas and the Director of Tennis at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club in McKinney, Texas. Philip enjoys playing flag football and basketball and loves live music and sushi. He is very involved in his church and several local charities such as The Boys and Girls Club of Collin Country,Emily's Place, Helps International,and Club Corp Charity Classic.

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